Tommy's Pinochle (DOS)

Tommy's Pinochle DOS This is the first game the player sees.
Most, if not all, of Tommy's shareware games start the same way

MISSING COVER

Developed by
Released
Platform
...
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
...
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

Tommy's Pinochle is a shareware, single-player card game.

There are many variations of Pinochle. This implementation plays the two handed game, player vs computer, using two twenty-four card pinochle decks - standard decks where all cards below the nine have been removed. Points are won both for taking tricks and for making melds.

Game options include:
  • A standard game ends at one thousand points but this limit can be changed to any value between five hundred and thirty thousand.
  • Tommy's Pinochle has three different ways to score the trick taking points
  • A pop-up meld table display
  • The speed at which the computer plays can be varied
The game is entirely keyboard controlled. It has optional basic sound effects, a demo mode, and command line switches to start the game with sound turned off and to force either a colour or monochrome display.

Screenshots

Tommy's Pinochle DOS This is the first game the player sees.
Most, if not all, of Tommy's shareware games start the same way
Tommy's Pinochle DOS This shows the pop-up meld table.
This game is being played with the 'Open Hand' option enabled
Tommy's Pinochle DOS The start of a game in monochrome mode.
This game is not using the 'Open Hand' option
Tommy's Pinochle DOS The end of a game which the computer won.
There is no high score table.

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

There are no critic reviews for this game.


Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


piltdown_man (126020) added Tommy's Pinochle (DOS) on Nov 11, 2014